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A new and distinct variety of strawberry plant named
`DrisStrawFortySeven` particularly characterized by having large, dark
red, sweet fruit, a globose semi-upright plant habit, and resistance to
Tetranychus urticae, is disclosed.
1. A new and distinct variety of strawberry plant named
`DrisStrawFortySeven`, substantially as illustrated and described herein.
GENUS AND SPECIES
BACKGROUND OF THE NEW PLANT
 The present invention relates to a new and distinct strawberry
variety designated `DrisStrawFortySeven` and botanically known as
Fragaria.times.ananassa. This new strawberry variety was discovered in
Ventura County, California in January 2009 and originated from a cross
between the proprietary female parent `41Q324` (unpatented) and the
proprietary male parent `DrisStrawThirtySeven` (U.S. patent application
Ser. No. 13/998,836). A single plant was selected and asexually
propagated via tissue culture and vegetative cuttings in Shasta County,
California in 2009.
 `DrisStrawFortySeven` underwent further testing in Ventura County,
California from 2010-2015. The present invention has been found to retain
its distinctive characteristics through successive asexual propagations
via stolons and tissue culture.
 Plant Breeder's Rights for this variety have not been applied for.
`DrisStrawFortySeven` has not been made publicly available or sold
anywhere in the world more than one year prior to the filing date of this
SUMMARY OF THE INVENTION
 The following are the most outstanding and distinguishing
characteristics of this new cultivar when grown under normal
horticultural practices in Ventura County, California.
 1. Large, dark red, sweet fruit;
 2. Globose semi-upright plant habit; and
 3. Resistant to Tetranychus urticae.
DESCRIPTION OF THE PHOTOGRAPHS
 The accompanying color photographs show typical specimens of the
new variety at various stages of development. The colors shown are as
true as can be reasonably obtained by conventional photographic
procedures. The photographs were taken from five-month-old plants.
 FIG. 1 shows upper and lower surfaces of the leaves of the plant
with three leaflets.
 FIG. 2 shows both upper and lower surfaces of the flowers.
 FIG. 3 shows the whole fruit.
 FIG. 4 shows the fruit in longitudinal cross-section.
 FIG. 5 shows the entire plant habit.
DESCRIPTION OF THE NEW VARIETY
 The following detailed descriptions set forth the distinctive
characteristics of `DrisStrawFortySeven`. The data which define these
characteristics is based on observations taken in Ventura County,
California from 2010 to 2015. This description is in accordance with UPOV
terminology. Color designations, color descriptions, and other
phenotypical descriptions may deviate from the stated values and
descriptions depending upon variation in environmental, seasonal,
climatic, and cultural conditions. `DrisStrawFortySeven` has not been
observed under all possible environmental conditions. The botanical
description of `DrisStrawFortySeven` was taken from five-month-old
plants. Color references are primarily to the R.H.S. Colour Chart of The
Royal Horticultural Society of London (R.H.S.) (2007 edition).
Descriptive terminology follows the Plant Identification Terminology, An
Illustrated Glossary, 2.sup.nd edition by James G. Harris and Melinda
Woolf Harris, unless where otherwise defined.
DETAILED BOTANICAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PLANT
 Classification:  Species.--Fragaria.times.ananassa.
 Common name.--Strawberry. 
Denomination.--`DrisStrawFortySeven`.  Parentage: 
Female parent.--The proprietary variety `41Q324` (unpatented). 
Male parent.--The proprietary variety `DrisStrawThirtySeven` (U.S. patent
application Ser. No. 13/998,836).  Plant: 
Height.--20.5 cm.  Diameter.--34.8 cm.  Number of
crowns/plant.--4.  Habit.--Globose -- semi-upright.  Density
of individual plant.--Medium.  Vigor (health and hardiness of
plant).--Medium.  Terminal leaflets:  Size.--Medium
Length: 7.2 cm Width: 6.5 cm Length/width ratio: 1.1 (Longer than broad).
 Number of teeth/terminal leaflet.--23.  Shape of
teeth.--Rounded -- crenate.  Color.--Upper surface: RHS N137A (Dark
green) Lower surface: RHS 147C (Medium yellow-green).  Shape in
cross section.--Concave.  Blistering.--Weak. 
Glossiness.--Medium.  Number of leaflets.--Three only. 
Shape.--Orbicular.  Base shape.--Rounded.  Apex
descriptor.--Rounded.  Margin.--Crenate.  Margin
profile.--Both revolute (margins rolled backwards) and flat (level with
the leaflet blade).  Variegation.--Absent.  Petiole:
 Length.--Medium; 12.2 cm.  Diameter.--4.32 mm. 
Pubescence.--Dense.  Pose of hairs.--Slightly upwards. 
Color.--RHS 144D (Light yellow-green).  Bract frequency.--0.
 Petiolule:  Length.--7.20 mm.  Diameter.--2.07 mm.
 Color.--RHS 144D (Light yellow-green).  Stipule:
 Length.--3.9 cm.  Width.--10.17 mm. 
Pubescence.--Dense.  Stipule anthocyanin coloration.--Medium; RHS
63D (Light red-purple).  Inflorescence:  Position
relative to foliage.--Above.  Number of flowers per plant.--Many;
18.70.  Time of flowering (50% of plants at first flower).--Early;
late November -- early January.  Flower size.--Medium. 
Flower diameter.--23.10 mm.  Petals.--Shape: Orbicular Apex:
Rounded Base: Concavo-convex Margin: Entire Spacing: Overlapping Length:
16.23 mm Width: 16.70 mm Length/width ratio: 1.0 (Broader than long)
Petal number per flower: 6 Color (upper surface): RHS NN155B (White).
 Calyx.--Diameter: 35.13 mm Diameter relative to corolla: Larger
Inner calyx diameter relative to outer: Both smaller and same size
Insertion of calyx: Level Pose of calyx segments: Both spreading --
outwards and reflexed -- upwards Size of calyx in relation to fruit:
Slightly larger Adherence of calyx: Strong.  Sepal.--Shape:
Elliptical Apex: Convex Margin: Entire Length: 38.11 mm Width: 9.32 mm
Sepal number: 12.  Receptacle color.--RHS 151 C (Light
green-yellow).  Stamen.--Present Anther color: RHS 163C (Greyed
orange).  Pedicel.--Attitude of hairs: Upwards.  Fruiting
truss:  Length.--Long; 23.8 cm.  Diameter at base of
truss.--4.71 mm.  Number of berries per fruiting truss.--2. 
Attitude at first picking.--Semi-erect.  Color at base of
truss.--RHS 144C (Light yellow-green).  Fruit: 
Relative fruit size.--Large.  Length.--43.15 mm. 
Width.--44.16 mm.  Length/width ratio.--1.0 (Broader than long).
 Fruit hollow length.--22.49 mm.  Fruit hollow width.--21.29
mm.  Fruit hollow length/width ratio.--1.1 (Longer than broad).
 Fruit hollow center (cavity).--Small.  Fruit weight.--32.9
g.  Predominant fruit shape.--Conical.  Difference in shape
between primary and secondary fruits.--Moderate.  Evenness of fruit
surface.--Slightly uneven.  Fruit skin color.--RHS 46A (Dark red).
 Evenness of fruit color.--Even or very slightly uneven. 
Fruit glossiness.--Medium.  Achenes.--Insertion of achenes: Level
with surface Coloration (sunward side of berry): RHS 181C (Dark red)
Coloration (shaded side of berry): RHS 144D (Light yellow-green) Number
per berry: 199 Weight (weight of achenes divided by total # seed): 0.153
g Width of band without achenes: Narrow.  Firmness of flesh (when
fully ripe).--Firm.  Color of flesh (excluding core).--RHS 43A
(Medium red) and 69D (Light red-purple).  Color of core.--RHS 38A
(Light red).  Evenness of flesh color.--Slightly uneven. 
Distribution of flesh color.--Marginal and central. 
Sweetness.--Strong.  Acidity.--Weak.  Texture when
tasted.--Coarse.  Type of bearing.--Not everbearing -- not
remontant.  Harvest interval.--Mid-December -- mid-January. 
Harvest maturity.--Mid-season.  Production.--1058 grams per plant.
 Disease and pest resistance:  Tetranychus
urticae.--Resistant.  Lygus hesperus (Lygus bug).--Moderately
susceptible.  Botrytis fruit rot.--Moderately susceptible. 
Powdery mildew.--Moderately resistant.  Stress resistance:
 High temperatures.--Moderately resistant.  Wind.--Moderately
resistant.  High pH.--Moderately resistant.  High soil salt
levels.--Moderately resistant.  Water logging.--Moderately
COMPARISON WITH PARENTAL AND COMMERCIAL VARIETIES
 When `DrisStrawFortySeven` is compared to the female parent
`41Q324` (unpatented), `DrisStrawFortySeven` is sweeter and firmer with a
more conic shape and better fruit appearance than `41Q324`.
 When `DrisStrawFortySeven` is compared to the male parent
`DrisStrawThirtySeven` (U.S. patent application Ser. No. 13/998,836),
`DrisStrawFortySeven` is sweeter and less firm with lower yields and
earlier production than `DrisStrawThirtySeven`.
 `DrisStrawFortySeven` differs from the commercial variety
`DrisStrawTwentySeven` (U.S. Plant Pat. No. 23.400), in that
`DrisStrawFortySeven` has a globose--semi-upright plant habit and four
crown per plant, whereas `DrisStrawTwentySeven` has a flat globose plant
habit and three crowns per plant. Additionally, `DrisStrawFortySeven` has
large, medium glossy fruit, whereas `DrisStrawTwentySeven` has very
large, strongly glossy fruit.